Extensive Data Resource a Boon for Many Subjects

Extensive Data Resource a Boon for Many Subjects

App of the Day picks are selected from the top edtech tools reviewed by Common Sense Education, which helps educators find the best ed-tech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly.

Title: Data USA
Summary: Elegant treasure trove of data could fuel lessons and projects

Pros: The data is extensive, relevant, and interesting, and it's presented in a way that's easy to read and understand.
Cons: While extensive, there are still limitations -- you won’t find data for all industries, occupations, cities, schools, or other countries.
Bottom Line: An efficient research tool that makes it easier to incorporate stats into a host of lessons or projects focusing on the U.S.

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By Common Sense Education